The white boys club: Creating change in South African gaming
Sep30

The white boys club: Creating change in South African gaming

Yes, it matters that gaming has traditionally been a white male experience locally. Yes, we can all do something about it.

Children exposed to nudity in Panarottis video game playroom
Sep29

Children exposed to nudity in Panarottis video game playroom

Kids ended up seeing naked pictures while playing games in their local Panarottis. Is this a singular incident, or are kiddy play rooms in restaurants needing a bit more scrutiny?

South African developers of STASIS have helped make Wasteland 3 more polished
Sep29

South African developers of STASIS have helped make Wasteland 3 more polished

Wasteland 3 is coming, and it looks great. That’s apparently thanks to some extra help from some local faces. Yay for South African developers making their mark.

These are all the games confirmed so far for rAge
Sep26

These are all the games confirmed so far for rAge

While the cosplay is cool and I always end up spending money at the flea market and board game sections, I really go to rAge for the games. Here are all the games that will be there, and more should be confirmed soon.

South Africa could compete at the Call of Duty World League Season 2
Sep20

South Africa could compete at the Call of Duty World League Season 2

With Call of Duty growing locally, it’s rumoured we may get another shot at the world stage with inclusion in the Call of Duty World League Season 2.

The rise of a nation: How can South Africa grow its eSports?
Sep16

The rise of a nation: How can South Africa grow its eSports?

The results that were posted for South Africa’s Overwatch team did not make for great reading. They didn’t register a single win in their three match run, despite taking a map off Germany. Whilst Germany was always going to be a difficult opponent, they were unable to make an impact against fairly inconspicuous opposition in the form of Ireland and Baltic & Caspian Sea. The results were reminiscent of previous international...
Paul “ReDeYe” Challoner is returning for the Digital Gaming Masters in October
Sep07

Paul “ReDeYe” Challoner is returning for the Digital Gaming Masters in October

The voice of eSports is returning to South Africa to host the Telkom Digital Gaming League Masters.

The Evetech Champions League was a leap forward for South African eSports
Sep05

The Evetech Champions League was a leap forward for South African eSports

The ECL took place last weekend and I didn’t have high expectations. I was seriously mistaken – it seems eSports has become much more professional.

Registrations for Season 23 of the ESEA Global Challenge
Sep02

Registrations for Season 23 of the ESEA Global Challenge

Sign your team up for the ESEA Global Challenge Season 23, which includes a beefed up prize pool of $140,000.

Apple TV review – a South African perspective
Aug23

Apple TV review – a South African perspective

The Apple TV is a fun device that extends the ecosystem into your living room. But just how well does it work down here in South Africa?

World Electronic Sports Games will include African Qualifiers for Dota 2 and CS:GO
Aug11

World Electronic Sports Games will include African Qualifiers for Dota 2 and CS:GO

Another wild international qualifier has appeared, this time for both CS:GO and Dota 2. South Africa will form part of the Africa and Middle East qualifiers for the World Electronic Sports Games with a prize pool of $3.7 million.

Bravado Gaming CS:GO are heading to Paris for ESWC
Aug01

Bravado Gaming CS:GO are heading to Paris for ESWC

Here’s what you missed at the ESWC South African Qualifiers this weekend. Well done to Bravado Gaming, your consecutive representatives for ESWC.